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Sep 16, 2011 4:00am EDT
playoffs starting. indiana fever, hosting the new york liberty in the eastern conference finals. pondexter, poked away by catchings. last touched by pondexter. that's good "d." next play is erin phillips. pullup jumper from the lane. and indiana's up 74-72. 1.5 seconds left in this one. pondexter, the jumper. and batteries not included. indiana wins 74-72. >>> you're up to date for now. and don't forget, for all your highlights, check out "the highlight express," on espn news. >> we both used to work in new orleans. a little lsu love. to see that score. >> very nice. >>> charlie sheen is showing off a new side of himself. a better side. months after getting fired, of course, from "two and a half men." >> a much calmer, for serious side, than from the internet rants from earlier this year. >> i realized i was pretty much losing. i would have fired my ass, too. i didn't really believe i had tiger blood. or adonis dna. these were just jokes. i'm single. having fun. and i pretty much -- >> not too much fun. >> not too much fun. i'm in work mode. >> obligatory mea culpa from charlie sheen. he h
ABC
Sep 9, 2011 6:00pm EDT
of these flash floods last night are extensive. this for example -- in indiana you can see the water was so strong it created this huge crater. is literally ripped off his guard rail -- it literally ripped off this guardrail. the raging waters from cameron run creek went a quarter mile down the hill and tossed cars like they were tools. students at st. university were in class last night when the street became a pilot river. >> by the time they got to the doors, the waters were there and we could not get out. >> there was flooding in the water, and then we saw a dumpsters also, you know, floating on water. >> they were stranded for more than two hours eventually rescued by cruz. today car owners are slowly trickling back. >> the water flows out. >> the sunshine now shines on the blood-stricken community. the cleanup is a mess. >> it is not necessary. you know, we do not understand why it happened, how it happened. >> this video shows how 5 inches of rain filled basements in 3 hours. >> that neighborhood has a bad history of flooding. here in vienna, 133 families were unable
ABC
Sep 22, 2011 12:00pm EDT
in the 50's. you can see where the frontal system is located. cold front in lower michigan and indiana and it's on its way. it will stall across the area and loses its punch. we will have scattered showers in the forecast not only for tomorrow, there's heavy rains tomorrow and a 40% tens of showers on saturday. there's moister pushing in from the south. heavy showers arriving tonight. we could see two inches by the time the system clears away by saturday. the national weather service flash flood watch issued tomorrow morning through tomorrow afternoon. we could see 3 inches of rain locally. the next 48 hours of shows all the moisture and moving north and east. the bands of yellow and dante green, that is the heaviest rain. that's putting the 99 corridor for tomorrow. that's the same area that saw heavy rain a couple weeks ago with the remnants of tropical storm the. 80 degrees today with scattered showers. becoming more widespread tonight. 64-70 tonight. scattered showers and and this comes tomorrow with heavy rain at times, high temperatures in the mid 70's. clearing out and drying ou
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Sep 25, 2011 6:30pm EDT
york city. air is across the midwest. there is a lot of rain across indiana into lower michigan. high pressure is off the atlantic coast. two systems.n we have had gloomy weather. for that to stick weund across the area as move into the first half of the upcoming week. over the next 48 hours, we should see some sunshine for the arlington into montgomery county. it will not last long. for clouds to increase on tuesday. there will be a chance of showers and thunderstorms. be mostly cloudy some drizzle. temperatures will be 60 to 60 degrees. be above average again. we will have around 80 degrees. there is about a 30% chance of rain, mainly to the west of d.c. it will not amount to much. cooler air is on the way for sunday and next week. theeratures will only be in mid-60's. the nighttime lows will be in 40's in town. outside, they could see some frost. i have a brand new picture lights.f the northern it is really cool. you can check it out on our website. >>> everyone is still focused on monday. was some good football this weekend. i love football season. >>> subsets and big wins in the
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Sep 25, 2011 11:35pm EDT
remarks at 1:30 p.m. in northwest d.c. tamara the indian 11 will be -- tomorrow, the indiana governor will be talking about his book at 6:30 p.m. at the national press club. >>> tomorrow night it's a big night for the redskins. they had to dallas to take on their division rivals the cowboys. they will be in st. louis for 1:00 p.m. game against the rams on sunday. for d.c. united, they face philadelphia union in the city of brotherly love. >>> he is called banana man and he is headed back to stanford county high's " margaret he ran onto a football field in has been and a costume. he faced severe consequences from school administrators. >> banana man is free. >> for a while, people would ride it on their cars. i had a lot of support. >> after serving five days of a 10-day suspension, he made his way back to school on monday. >> they tried to use me as an example. >> the high school threatened to expel thompson for his disruptive behavior. >> people get expelled from school for fights and drugs. what i did was not along those lines at all. >> the move seemed to be added to some students
ABC
Sep 13, 2011 2:35am EDT
to an unforgettable home coming in indiana. her boyfriend's elaborate proposal is our favorite story of the day. d the stories are always so cool to hear. >> you have to hear the stories, any time, but especially now. we begin with the all-out ambush on texas governor rickck perry last night's debate. >> republican rivals attacked perry not only on social security, immigration, economic record in texas. abc's correspondent joins us now with highlights. good morning, brad. >> reporter: good. from social security to social and economic issues, each republican trying to stand out at laos night's debate. front-runner rick perry had to face his gop opposition. eight republicans courting the came out swinging. party support mitt romney tried to back rick perry into the corner for calling social security a ponzi scheme. but the texas governor fouought back. it has been called by a ponzi scheme by many people long before me. >> governor, the term scared seniors. social security is an essential program. >> you said if people did i iin the private sector it would be called criminal. that is in your book. >>
ABC
Sep 13, 2011 11:35pm EDT
's that people -- they don't understand that it's hard raising nine kids, bringing them from indiana out here and keeping them together. >> michael jackson has died in los angeles this afternoon. >> reporter: for jermaine, there would be more than enough tears on june 25th, 2009. >> to hear my mother say he's dead, to hear her say this -- i lost it. reporter: amid a frenzy at the hospital, jermaine hugged his mother then took one last look at michael. >> and there he was laying there and la toya was there before us and he was lifeless. i touched his forehead, his face and it was still soft and i kissed him, i pulled his eyeballs to look into his eyes and i told him how much i love him and i'm going to miss you so much. and the kids came in and they were, you know, daddy, please, wake up, daddy -- but it was important for them to see him to get it over with. >> reporter: two years later, there is reason for encouragement. michael's kids spend time here? >> yeah, they were all here before they went up to the new place. >> reporter: who is looking after them now? >> my mother and staff and my ki
ABC
Sep 25, 2011 11:00pm EDT
of rain across indiana to lower michigan. high pressure off of the of lead to coast. that is what is treating this logjam with clouds and heavier rains for the honor bank of north carolina earlier today. -- for the lower bank of northe carolina earlier today. grab the umbrella, we still have a 30% chance for showers tomorrow and a better chance it will move into the day on tuesday. in the next 48 hours, moving to the daytime hours, a few showers will pop up late afternoon. by thursday -- by tuesday heavier showers just off to the west of us. finally, clearing late wednesday and then sunshine on thursday. there will be a quick cooled down into the 70's. look for areas of fog to develop milly south and west of d.c. daytime highs tomorrow will hover around 80 degrees. the chance for some showers are possible with a thunderstorm or two. daytime highs are only in the 60's by saturday and sunday. that is well below average for this time of year. but it is a refreshing change. in the case of up thisupcoming saturday, it makes people only $20 for a smartphone data plan ? with a great d
ABC
Sep 3, 2011 11:30pm EDT
. >>> ohio state wins, 42-0, other akron. and penn state wins, beating indiana state, 41-7 opinion joe paterno in the press box for the 2011 opener. this has been the ford wrap-up. we'll see you next week. we're going to head on into the interview. evan, sandy . . . evan .. what pushed you toward the explorer? it was less expensive. better technology inside. there was stuff that we have in our car that i didn't even know existed. how does your music gear fit in there? it fits perfectly. i mean, i got a keyboard, acoustic guitar, merchandise, cds to sell and it all just fits like a nice game of tetras. what would you say to a friend who's skeptical about buying a ford. do you want to borrow my keys. and started earning loads of points. you got a weather balloon with points? yes i did. [ man ] points i could use for just about anything. ♪ ♪ there it is. [ [ man ] so i used mine to get a whole new perspective. ♪ [ male announcer ] the new citi thankyou premier card gives you more ways to en points. what's your story? citian help you write it. >> tropical storm only islamic lee is sl
ABC
Sep 5, 2011 4:00am EDT
death fresh in mind, along with seven others killed last month when storms toppled this indiana stage, clearing the stands in the interest of safety may now be considered a good call. barbara pinto, abc news, chicago. >> lesson learned out there. better safe than sorry. >> absolutely. >>> let's take a look at the weather from around the country on this labor day morning. some stormy weather from lee stretches as far north as washington, d.c. showers and thunderstorms will give way to heavy rain in the northeast from philadelphia to here in new york. boston, thunderstorms meanwhil., >> 88 in sacramento. a mild 66 in detroit. and 70 in indianapolis. heat finally breaks in texas with dallas only getting up to 82. welcome relief. 80s from boston baltimore. 81 in new orleans. 90 in miami. >>> in eastexas a mother and her 18 month-old daughter have died after an out of control wildfire engulfed their trailer home. officials say the pair had no chance to escape. >>> meanwhile a wildfire in the aust austin suburb destroyed two homes, the situation there has gotten so dangerous that the fire d
ABC
Sep 14, 2011 6:00am EDT
have been reported in colorado, mexico, texas, indiana nebraska, and oklahoma. >>> driver's license laws having a deadly side effects for older teenage drivers. if a new study shows graduated license programs have cut down the number of fatal crashes among 16-year-olds. the number of traffic deaths among 18-year-olds and jumped. >> some teenagers put off getting the license because of licensing laws expiring once they turn 18. >>> u.s. news and world report is out with its annual ranking of top colleges and universities. the university of maryland baltimore county tops the list conduct an up-and-coming schools for the third straight year now. and george mason university is second on the list. several schools in our area also made the list of top national universities. the johns hopkins ranks 13th. darnestown ranks 22nd. university of virginia, 26. if there's a glaring omission, which is howard university. -- georgetown ranks 22nd. >>> we will hear from two groups that claim there's a cancer cluster around fort detrick. the kristen renee foundation and fighting for frederick will hol
ABC
Sep 16, 2011 6:00am EDT
and indiana and will infiltrate our skies later on today, no rain anticipated. limited sunshine through the weekend. it will still be fall-like. near 70 degrees for the afternoon highs. most of the day on saturday and sunday will be spent in the 60's. >>> busy ono 210. a crash happened in the 3:00 hour. northbound between 373 and farmington. they're starting to move through the area by state to collect. northboun-- by staying to the left. they still have a lot of cleanup. they are allowing the rush-hour traffic to get by. back to you. >> thank you. >>>that's a mess. >>> 48 degrees on this friday. >> up next, new developments for the salahis. it never seemed to end. the tv star pose a new romance. >> later today on "anderson," a conversation with the "real housewives of beverly hills," 4:00 on abc 7. >>> a new approach to try to solve the mysterious disappearance of a frederick maryland, woman in aruba. pierre aruban prosecutors office will reenact the alleged drowning of robyn gardner. the detectives will play the roles of robyn gardner and travel companion gary giordano. the montgomery
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Sep 16, 2011 5:00pm EDT
. >> a disturbing story out of indiana. a young woman escapes after being kidnapped by her own father. it is all caught on tape. surveillance video shows a 21- year-old woman running naked from the car into a liquor store. the owner said she had a rope tied around the ankle which he read into the store. moments later, her half naked father runs into the store and crabs are in a headlock and bulls are back toward the car. >> she was scared to death. she was shaken. >> as the woman's father attempts to leave the scene police pull up and they arrest him. 55-year-old is charged with criminal confinement and battery. he said he conducted her -- his daughter from oklahoma and was heading to his home in michigan. also caught on tape, an ambush at a restaurant. as you see on the video, he is seen tossing items off the counter. he takes a swing in the year before leaving. he was not finished. he came back. he grabbed a mop and hit the workers with it. police say he was upset about the disease -- he was upset about the desert portion of his meal. >> anger management may be. >>> the golden arches are rolli
ABC
Sep 28, 2011 4:00am EDT
angeles. >>> investigators say whoever killed five people in rural indiana is still on the loose. four members of one family and their neighbor were found dead sunday. police say they all suffered gunshot wounds to the head. a 4-year-old little girl found wandering around the crime scene is thought to be the only survivor. but police refuse to say how she is related to the victims. >>> and talks aimed at reaching a new nba labor deal resume this morning here in new york. players and owners met for about two hours yesterday. if the talks to end the current lockout don't continue later this week, the league will be forced to cancel more preseason games. >>> in baseball, the atlanta braves and st. louis cardinals are tied for the national league's wild card playoff spot. each team has one game left, tonight. >>> as for highlights from the american league race, here's will selva at espn news. >> good morning. the rays and the red sox both tied atop the a.l. wild card race. the rays, continuing their surge. hosting the yankees. bottom of two. scoreless game. ben zobrist goes down and gets t
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Sep 2, 2011 5:00am EDT
on the issue will be held later this month. >>> indiana is announcing plans to divide up a $5 million fund set up for the victims of last month's state fair stage collapsed. priority will be given to relatives of those killed and those seriously injured. victims' lawyers say damages will probably be far greater than $5 million. >>> in just a few hours many families will be hitting the roads for the labor day weekend. right now as you can see, the roads are clear. by late this afternoon the drivers will be filling the highways heading for the beach. >> if you are going to the delmarva peninsula expect to pay about $3.46 a gallon for gas. in virginia beach $3.49. $3.52 at the jersey shore. mike conneen is live this morning with more on all the holiday travel. good morning. >> good morning. aaa minuteman excess 730,000 people from our region will trouble at least 50 miles this holiday weekend. that is down 2.2% compared with last year. experts blame the bad economy and increasing airline cost and for destinations like ocean city already hit hard by irene they are desperate for business. in the wa
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Sep 4, 2011 6:00pm EDT
storms toppled this indiana stage. the interest of safety may now be a good call. barbara pinto, abc news, chicago. >>> turning oversaechs tonight, thousands of rebels have converged on one of moammar gadhafi's last remaining strongholds. negotiations for a surrender have collapsed, and now rebels are waiting to attack. but is gadhafi even there? abc's jeffrey kofman is in libya. jeffrey? >> reporter: good evening, jake. today, we traveled south to one of the last remaining cities loil to gadhafi. and it looks like it won't fall without a fight. they are prepearing for one more battle. and it could come within hours. the battle of bani walid. when we approached the front line, there was still hope fighting could be avoided this is as far as we're allowed to go, down here, about 50 miles, the city of bani walid, still under control of gadhafi loyalists. right now, rebel troops are ouz the city. they certainly have the power to vanquish it. they are trying to avoid it. is this brigade ready to fight? >> if we have to, yes. that's what we're here for. we all have our weapons. we want a peace
ABC
Sep 5, 2011 5:00pm EDT
was found dead in amherst county on august 12. police do not know how the indiana man died. they want to question five hikers who may have come in contact with him. they do not believe his death is connected to another man found dead in the washington national forest last month. >>> the lights are back on for almost all pg&e customers. crews from 18 states helped to get the power back on. irene was one of the most damaging storms in b.g.e.'s history. sunny weather. save the beach weekend along the coast. visitors were down 30% at the beginning of the weekend but by friday evening only down 10%. a quick cleanup eckstein to help business rebound for a good labor day weekend. >>> and those who left town for the long holiday weekend are now heading home, just in time for what travel experts call terrible traffic tuesday. >> let's take a look at 395 right here behind me. traffic is -- you cannot call it heavy, but you cannot call it a risk. according to aaa now is the time to come home. the end of summer ride home may not have the volume of traffic in years past. aaa says it is because of
ABC
Sep 24, 2011 7:00am EDT
pattern as late. yesterday got quite a bit of rain from indiana indian head, maryland. here's the setup. to have moisture. if you see this moisture through the carolinas into virginia the trajectory should take it to the south and east. there are a lot of clouds but from time to time we will get nto some sunshine. advisory to our south and with areas of ng visibility. but i am hopeful. better day. today and tomorrow. finally drying out by the week. of next >> thanks. watching. ou for you have a great day.
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Sep 4, 2011 8:00am EDT
. notre dame's home game in indiana was delayed nearly three hours. and fans were evacuated from the stadium twice because of heavy rain and lightning. and university of michigan's game against western michigan was stopped late in the third quarter because of lightning. and it never resumed. michigan, by the way, keeping score, won that game. >>> finally, it seems that movie stars are never out of the spotlight. but just ask crystal the monkey. the primate star of "night at the museum," and "the hangover part 2," was spotted on a flight from l.a. to newark yesterday. the 17-year-old female monkey smiled for her fans and posed for pictures. how about that? i did a little research. and i could not find an faa regulation that says you cannot let a monkey buy a ticket and fly on a plane. >> ron asked his producer, why is this monkey sitting in first class? >> as far as we know, she was in coach. you know? a beer. >> low-key. incognito. >>> let's check the weather. we're going back to scott padgett, from our miami station, local 10, wplg, also known as tropical storm lee. >> thanks so
ABC
Sep 8, 2011 7:00am EDT
of inspiration as far as coming up as a young man from gary, indiana, that i have been able to proguess and do things that i thought that were really never possible. and to do things that i knew could inspire others. deeply rooted, we're talked about connections with world-class art and everyone is capable of it. including you. >> thank you. thank you, josh. love to you all. >> let's go to fenway park in boston, and and jacob, a red sox scholar and you said the sign with your little guys there, "we dream big." is the dream being realized? they're on field at fenway. how are they feeling right now, jacob? >> the words "we dream big" means a lot. they mean you can be successful in life and achieve your goals. because it helps children presevere in life. my dream is to work in law enforcement, to be a cop or anything to help out my community. so, i just want -- that's my dream. >> well, you hope you do. we thank you for standing out there and being part of this magical event. >> it was a big dream for us to do this and we couldn't have done it without our fantastic abc stations all across the nat
ABC
Sep 19, 2011 2:30am EDT
it with more enthusiasm. >> it's from northern indiana where a wild turkey has become a workplace mascot for crews doing a big job at an intersection. some of the guys there call him tom while others insist on calling him kenny. >> whatever his name, he's been hanging around since the work began back in may. the workers just hope their favorite turkey will be okay when the project wraps and -- you know it says the interstate reopens to traffic on wednesday. i was thinking thanksgiving is right around the corner. >> tom i get, turkey tom. i wonder where they get kenny from? >> maybe one of the guys on the job? >> we'll be right back. you go next if you had a hehehered hoveround power chair? the statue of liberty? the grand canyon? it's all possible ith a hoveround., tom: hi i'm tom kruse, inventor rand founder of hoveround., when we say you're free to see the world, we mean it. call today and get a free overound information kit, that includes a video and full color brochure. dennis celorie: "it's by far the best chair i've ever owned." terri: "last year, 9 out of 10 people got their hover
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Sep 27, 2011 2:35am EDT
. investigators are expected to release more details today on the detz of five people in rural indiana. four of the victims were from one family, a husband, wife and two adult children. the other victim was a neighbor, sister of one victim said the family was involved with drugs. it appears also that the shooter is among the dead. >> tragic story. you can call this one a soon of the times. a study confirms more and more banks are charging customers more and more fees. that means fewer free checking accounts and hyperatm fees as we hear from abc's matt gutman the banks say it is the cost of doing business. >> reporter: just having the most basic banking product americans use, a simple checking account, is getting more expensive too. two years ago, 76% of all checking accounts were free. we learned less than half are. >> just another twist. like -- we don't have enough money let's stick it to them a little more. >> reporter: then the dreaded atm surcharge on the rise too. now averaging $2.40 for each transaction. banks say the government is squeezing their profits pointing to new reforms which
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Sep 29, 2011 2:35am EDT
. research from indiana university find a clean house leads to more active people. house work is also a great way to burn calories. in just one hour, you can burn 300 calories scrubbing dishes. or 400 calories scrubbing floors. just a few around the house tips to help keep you in shape. >> all right did you -- do you feel fit when you do house work? >> i don't know about that. >> do you play music while you eat? >> no, i don't do that. do you? >> not typically, no. >> mirror in the bedroom? >> i do have a mirror in the bedroom. you're getting a little personal. i don't know about this. >> slipped that one in, right. >> i'm so smooth. on medicare with diabetes. you may be eligible for an upgraded meter. >> if you're tired of stabbing your fingertips to test your blood glucose, we have news that could change your life. if you're on medicare with diabetes, then you need to know there's an alternative method for checking your blood glucose every day. you don't need to stab your fingertips anymore. the embrace meter from diabetes care club is easier to use and nearly painless. and the best news is
ABC
Sep 5, 2011 7:00am EDT
in the country. >>> we're going to turn to the search of the missing indiana college student lauren spierer. charlene spierer has penned a heartbreaking letter. >> reporter: from the start, charlene spierer lashed out, pleading to know what happened to her daughter. >> to the person who has lauren or harmed lauren, shame on you. shame on you. >> reporter: now after three agonizing months with no answers, lauren spieier's mother is unleashing her emotions again. in a chilling open letter. you're responsible for lauren's did appearance, she writes. charlene spierer writes packing about her daughter's belongings in 19 boxes. ly just tell you it was excruciating. she disappeared after a night partying with friends. suspicion has swirled around three young men. surveillance tape shows one walking towards the apartment with lauren in the early morning. >> the advantage of time is that people make mistakes. people talk to other people. and they also, people who never stepped forward and provided information. >> reporter: that's what the spierers are hoping. just as determined today as we were day
ABC
Sep 16, 2011 7:00am EDT
. >> indiana. >> california. >> california. >> texas. >> texas. one more. all right. welcome to happy friday. let's get to the boards. one or two things going on this morning we want to tell you about. we'll start with the amazing twitter pictures. take a look at ocean city, maryland. a couple of shots were sent in after the tornado last night and waterspouts. here's the board, though. we plan our weekend. could texas be getting some rain today? in fact, they already are. >>> chris and cool. are near 50 degrees, to the upper 60's. y today.vely cool da the cool, >> all of your friday weather was brought to you by samsung. oh, robin roberts? >> all the way over here. this is a great audience. ready for the weekend. >>> a lot of people are familiar with happy feet. the little penguin made his way from new zealand and was nursed back to health and released in the ocean earlier this month. it turns out, seaworld san diego was doing almost the same thing for a sea turtle, that spent almost two years rehabbing. and "gma" contributor, cameron mathison, has that story for us. >> reporter: the turtle
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